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3-D Ultra Pinball

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
...
4.8
Windows
68
3.8
Windows 3.x
66
4.6
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Description

Some would call it Impossible Pinball. Not that it is difficult to play, rather that you could never build a pinball machine that could do the type of things that this game does. But it seems as though that's the point. As like any pinball game, there is an underlying plot in which you must achieve certain goals on each of the three pinball tables (you can warp between them).

This takes you off into the fantasy pinball world, where anything can happen. Tanks can attack your ball, comets can fly in and create a crater in the middle of the board. Who knows what will happen next.

Screenshots

3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh Ball on mine track upper left
3-D Ultra Pinball Windows 3.x Title screen
3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh Command bonus building target middle
3-D Ultra Pinball Macintosh Select players and one level or all

Alternate Titles

  • "3-D Ultra Pinball Outpost Odyssey - Fastest Pinball In Space" -- Working title
  • "3-D Ultra Pinball: Fastest Pinball in Space" -- tag-lined title

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User Reviews

An excellent pinball simulation Windows James Walter (242)

The Press Says

World Village (Gamer's Zone) Windows 1995 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
World Village (Gamer's Zone) Windows 3.x 1995 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
macHOME Macintosh Mar, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
All Game Guide Macintosh 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Games (Germany) Windows Dec, 1995 65 out of 100 65
PC Games (Germany) Windows 3.x Dec, 1995 65 out of 100 65
High Score Windows 3.x Feb, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Génération 4 Windows Nov, 1995 51 out of 100 51
Joystick (French) Windows Nov, 1995 50 out of 100 50
Mac Game Gate Macintosh Nov 02, 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Trivia

Inspiration

The tables theme, graphics and sound are inspired by the 1994 Sierra game Outpost.

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Contributed to by Coplan (8) and Kabushi (131840)